Period
to 7 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 698 1,543 1,745
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.27% 5.88% 5.82%
As % of the Vendors category 15.53% 14.19% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 515 1,290 1,464
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,850 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,495 10,872 13,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.40% 41.45% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,382 8,517 10,378
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +31 277 £49,500 +23.75% 34
Hampshire -2 189 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Berkshire +30 183 £55,000 +34.15% 21
Surrey -7 110 £45,000 -10.00% 13
West Sussex -11 63 £41,750 -18.93% 10
Oxfordshire +27 48 £47,500 +27.01% 8
Buckinghamshire +16 46 £46,250 +23.33% 5
East Sussex +6 37 £45,000 -3.74% 4
Kent +2 19 £39,500 +15.33% 5
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 454 (65.04%) Windows
2 419 (60.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 340 (48.71%) Microsoft
4 328 (46.99%) Active Directory
5 263 (37.68%) Windows Server
6 256 (36.68%) Azure
7 212 (30.37%) Office 365
8 207 (29.66%) Hyper-V
9 186 (26.65%) Cisco
10 162 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 157 (22.49%) Security Cleared
12 149 (21.35%) Linux
13 140 (20.06%) SCCM
14 139 (19.91%) Data Centre
15 134 (19.20%) Windows Server 2016
15 134 (19.20%) AWS
15 134 (19.20%) ITIL
16 132 (18.91%) Citrix
17 129 (18.48%) Firewall
18 125 (17.91%) DNS
19 124 (17.77%) PowerShell
20 116 (16.62%) SQL Server
21 112 (16.05%) DHCP
22 106 (15.19%) SQL
22 106 (15.19%) vSphere
23 105 (15.04%) WAN
24 98 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
25 94 (13.47%) HP
26 90 (12.89%) Windows 10
27 88 (12.61%) MS Exchange

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 88 (12.61%) MS Exchange
2 26 (3.72%) Skype for Business
3 25 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.58%) IIS
6 9 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.72%) Confluence
10 2 (0.29%) Apache
10 2 (0.29%) JBoss
10 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) assyst
2 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 256 (36.68%) Azure
2 212 (30.37%) Office 365
3 134 (19.20%) AWS
4 44 (6.30%) PaaS
5 43 (6.16%) IaaS
6 25 (3.58%) Azure Active Directory
7 17 (2.44%) SaaS
8 16 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (2.15%) GCP
10 7 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (1.00%) BPaaS
10 7 (1.00%) Slack
11 5 (0.72%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.57%) GitHub
12 4 (0.57%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.14%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.14%) Heroku
14 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 129 (18.48%) Firewall
2 125 (17.91%) DNS
3 112 (16.05%) DHCP
4 105 (15.04%) WAN
5 87 (12.46%) LAN
6 83 (11.89%) SAN
7 52 (7.45%) TCP/IP
8 36 (5.16%) VoIP
9 35 (5.01%) VPN
10 31 (4.44%) Skype
11 27 (3.87%) VLAN
12 25 (3.58%) WLAN
13 24 (3.44%) MPLS
14 22 (3.15%) NetScaler
14 22 (3.15%) Wireless
15 20 (2.87%) Network Security
16 17 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
17 15 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (1.86%) FTP
19 12 (1.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (16.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.87%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (1.58%) Big Data
5 9 (1.29%) MySQL
6 7 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.86%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.57%) SQLite
10 3 (0.43%) InfluxDB
10 3 (0.43%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.29%) MS Access
12 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.15%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.72%) JIRA
4 9 (1.29%) SonarQube
4 9 (1.29%) Subversion
5 7 (1.00%) DbUnit
5 7 (1.00%) jMock
5 7 (1.00%) JUnit
5 7 (1.00%) Maven
5 7 (1.00%) Mockito
6 6 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.43%) Selenium
7 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.43%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.29%) GoCD
9 1 (0.14%) Ant
9 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 68 (9.74%) Finance
2 20 (2.87%) Military
3 14 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.58%) Public Sector
5 9 (1.29%) Back Office
6 7 (1.00%) Norwegian Language
7 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.57%) French Language
9 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.43%) Automotive
9 3 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Advertising
10 2 (0.29%) Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.29%) Korean Language
10 2 (0.29%) Legal
10 2 (0.29%) Marketing
10 2 (0.29%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (16.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 82 (11.75%) Support Engineer
3 78 (11.17%) Architect
4 65 (9.31%) IT Engineer
5 55 (7.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 51 (7.31%) Consultant
7 49 (7.02%) Analyst
8 46 (6.59%) IT Support
9 43 (6.16%) Server Engineer
10 41 (5.87%) Network Engineer
11 38 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
12 35 (5.01%) VMware Engineer
13 34 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
14 31 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
14 31 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (4.30%) IT Analyst
15 30 (4.30%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
15 30 (4.30%) Windows Engineer
16 28 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.44%) REST
2 23 (3.30%) HTML
3 21 (3.01%) HTML5
4 19 (2.72%) .NET
5 18 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (2.44%) CSS
6 17 (2.44%) Node.js
7 16 (2.29%) Web Services
8 14 (2.01%) .NET Core
8 14 (2.01%) AngularJS
8 14 (2.01%) CSS3
8 14 (2.01%) React
9 13 (1.86%) WebRTC
10 12 (1.72%) .NET Framework
11 11 (1.58%) RESTful
12 10 (1.43%) XML
13 8 (1.15%) JSON
13 8 (1.15%) Spring
14 7 (1.00%) J2EE
14 7 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 139 (19.91%) Data Centre
2 49 (7.02%) Public Cloud
3 35 (5.01%) Hybrid Cloud
4 31 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (3.87%) Private Cloud
6 24 (3.44%) Clustering
7 23 (3.30%) CMDB
7 23 (3.30%) Management Information System
8 21 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (2.58%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.58%) Replication
11 9 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.29%) PKI
12 8 (1.15%) Fat Client
12 8 (1.15%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.86%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.86%) Over-the-Top Content
14 4 (0.57%) User Experience
14 4 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 454 (65.04%) Windows
2 263 (37.68%) Windows Server
3 149 (21.35%) Linux
4 134 (19.20%) Windows Server 2016
5 98 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (12.89%) Windows 10
7 73 (10.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (7.74%) Windows 7
10 43 (6.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 33 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 32 (4.58%) Unix
12 32 (4.58%) Windows 8
13 17 (2.44%) Solaris
14 13 (1.86%) AIX
14 13 (1.86%) CentOS
15 6 (0.86%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.72%) HPUX
17 4 (0.57%) Android
18 3 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 134 (19.20%) ITIL
3 88 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (9.74%) DevOps
5 59 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 56 (8.02%) Presales
7 50 (7.16%) Project Management
8 46 (6.59%) Migration
9 44 (6.30%) High Availability
10 43 (6.16%) Project Delivery
11 41 (5.87%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (4.73%) Service Delivery
13 31 (4.44%) Change Management
14 30 (4.30%) Server Management
15 29 (4.15%) Mentoring
16 28 (4.01%) Information Security
16 28 (4.01%) ITIL V3
16 28 (4.01%) Performance Monitoring
16 28 (4.01%) Storage Management
17 27 (3.87%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 124 (17.77%) PowerShell
2 106 (15.19%) SQL
3 40 (5.73%) Python
4 35 (5.01%) Bash Shell
5 26 (3.72%) C++
6 20 (2.87%) JavaScript
7 19 (2.72%) C#
8 17 (2.44%) C
8 17 (2.44%) Java
9 15 (2.15%) Perl
10 14 (2.01%) VB
11 8 (1.15%) Go
12 6 (0.86%) VBScript
13 5 (0.72%) Ruby
13 5 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.43%) PHP
14 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.29%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.14%) Ada
16 1 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 157 (22.49%) Security Cleared
2 86 (12.32%) Degree
3 81 (11.60%) SC Cleared
4 80 (11.46%) DV Cleared
5 76 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 75 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
7 63 (9.03%) MCSE
8 46 (6.59%) CCNA
9 40 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 37 (5.30%) CCNP
11 15 (2.15%) MCITP
11 15 (2.15%) VCAP
12 13 (1.86%) CCIE
13 12 (1.72%) MCSA
14 11 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.58%) VCDX
15 10 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
16 8 (1.15%) MCP
17 7 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
17 7 (1.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.31%) SLA
2 19 (2.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (2.44%) QA
4 14 (2.01%) GDPR
4 14 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.43%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.29%) PMO
8 1 (0.14%) HL7
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.14%) NIST
System Software
1 419 (60.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 328 (46.99%) Active Directory
3 207 (29.66%) Hyper-V
4 106 (15.19%) vSphere
5 83 (11.89%) VMware ESXi
6 48 (6.88%) Docker
7 32 (4.58%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 23 (3.30%) XenApp
10 20 (2.87%) VMware Workstation
11 15 (2.15%) VMware Server
12 13 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (1.86%) XenDesktop
13 10 (1.43%) vCloud
14 9 (1.29%) VMware NSX
15 6 (0.86%) KVM
16 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.72%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.57%) Firmware
17 4 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 140 (20.06%) SCCM
2 69 (9.89%) SCOM
3 62 (8.88%) WSUS
4 42 (6.02%) Ansible
5 31 (4.44%) Kubernetes
5 31 (4.44%) vCenter Server
6 27 (3.87%) NetBackup
6 27 (3.87%) Terraform
7 26 (3.72%) EMC NetWorker
8 25 (3.58%) SCVMM
9 22 (3.15%) Microsoft Intune
10 21 (3.01%) Backup Exec
11 17 (2.44%) Puppet
12 15 (2.15%) PowerCLI
13 14 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (1.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 11 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (1.29%) Failover Clustering
16 9 (1.29%) Single Sign-On
17 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 340 (48.71%) Microsoft
2 186 (26.65%) Cisco
3 132 (18.91%) Citrix
4 94 (13.47%) HP
5 53 (7.59%) Juniper
6 47 (6.73%) Symantec
7 40 (5.73%) EMC
7 40 (5.73%) Red Hat
8 39 (5.59%) Veeam
9 30 (4.30%) Dell
10 29 (4.15%) NetApp
11 28 (4.01%) SolarWinds
12 26 (3.72%) Meraki
13 20 (2.87%) Oracle
14 19 (2.72%) Palo Alto
15 18 (2.58%) Google
16 14 (2.01%) McAfee
17 13 (1.86%) Brocade
18 12 (1.72%) 3PAR
18 12 (1.72%) F5